“Workers of the world, unite!” – A Look at Trade Unions in the EU

For many decades now, “workers” – or employees – have been organising themselves in unions in order to campaign for better working conditions. Today, trade unions are perceived by many as somewhat distant and top-down. It is sometimes unclear what their aims are and it can feel like they belong

Gibraltar urges London to “cancel Brexit”

Keep calm and carry on. Despite being easier said than done, that is exactly what the small British territory of Gibraltar is doing. With Brexit potentially jeopardizing their national identity, existential threats from Spain, and monkeys running wild, Gibraltar has nevertheless been out of the spotlight. The Perspective reports from

▶︎ Rocky roads to Brexit. The Norther Irish perspective

[smart_track_player url=”https://radioaf.se/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/northern-ireland-edit-1_mixdown.mp3″ ] Listen to it on iTunes (UPF Lund) The border between the UK and Ireland gave rise to thirty years of sectarian violence on Northern Ireland. Will Brexit once again spark this conflict or will Northern Ireland leave the UK for Ireland or will nothing really happen? Join